Monica's paintings explore fluctuations between disfiguration and figuration. The work is inspired by graffiti and urban street art culture. The species work is grown through varied aggregation. The objective is the production of a new system that represents morphogenetic evolutionary traits.
Monica is an Oakland-based New York City-raised, Romanian-born artist and educator. She holds Bachelor’s of Architecture from Cooper Union, a Master’s of Advanced Architectural Design from Columbia University and CTE Teaching Credential California: Architecture/Engineering, Arts/ Media. She has been teaching Architecture Design, Art and Digital Media since 2000.
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